Complete media and organizational support to the project »Za ženske v znanosti« 2015

L'Oreal Slovenija

For L'Oreal Slovenia, branch of L`oreal Group, one of the world's leading manufacturer of beauty products and important player in the field of science, Pristop plans communication activities for the promotion of the project For Women in Science.

For several years, we implement media relations in the time of call for applications and in the time of award-giving ceremony, as well as we are helping with the organization of the final event. Also this year, successfully completed project is behind us.

National Program “Za ženske v znanosti” is a part of a wider partnership of L`Oreal and UNESCO For Women in Science, which highlights the importance of women involvement in science. The program aims to reward scientific excellence of women from various backgrounds and on all continents. In Slovenia, the program operates since 2006. By this year, partners of the program have already awarded 25 exceptional female scientists.

The current laureates of the national program "Za ženske v znanosti" for 2015 are: physicist Zala Lenarčič, pharmacist Maša Sinreih and mathematician Špela Špenko. Their doctoral theses represent an important contribution to science, reflecting the knowledge, excellence and vision. L`Oreal Slovenia, Slovenian National Commission for UNESCO and Slovenian Science Foundation awarded each of them with a scholarship in the amount of 5,000 euros.